Dr. Murali Krishna Voonna

Dr murali krishna voonna

Dr. Murali Krishna Voonna

Managing Director & Chief Surgical Oncologist

MCh (Surgical Oncology), MS (General Surgery), MBA (Hospital Administration)

Experience : 26+ Years

Expertise : Head & Neck Cancer, Breast Cancer, Gynaec Cancer, Soft tissue & Bone Cancer, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary Cancer



Dr. Murali Krishna Voonna is the Managing Director & Chief Surgical Oncologist at Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Visakhapatnam. He has over 26+ years of extensive experience in offering specialized Surgical Oncology to the Head & Neck, Breast & Gynaec, and Bones & Soft Tissues. He is a renowned surgical cancer specialist and has performed over 12,000 complex cancer Surgeries so far.



Area(s) of Interest

  • Head & Neck Cancer 
  • Breast Cancer
  • Gynaec Cancer 
  • Soft Tissue & Bone Cancer 
  • Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary Cancer

Procedures Performed

  • Head & Neck Cancer Surgeries
  • Breast Cancer Surgeries
  • Gynaec Cancer Surgeries
  • Soft tissue & Bone Cancer Surgeries
  • Gastrointestinal & Genitourinary Oncology Surgeries

Treatments/ Procedures offered


Doctor’s ScoreCard

The Number of cases of surgical oncology Performed by Dr. Murali Krishna Voonna in the past 26 years 

Total: 12000+

Education & Training


Name of Institute(s)

  • M.Ch in Surgical Oncology, from Adyar Cancer Institute, Chennai
  • MS in General Surgery, from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam
  • MBA in Hospital Administration from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

Professional Highlights



  • He was awarded Dr Jagannadharao Oration in Pathology by “The Nuclear Physicians of India” for his extensive research and contribution to the field of Nuclear Medicine.
  • Recognized as “Legend of the Year in Surgical Oncology” by Times HealthCare Achievers 2018
  • Recognized as “Legend of the Year in Surgical Oncology” by Times HealthCare Achievers 2019
  • DNB Teacher Award

Professional Achievements & Membership

  • Chief Promoter of Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research Institute, Visakhapatnam.
  • Established MGCHRI as a Comprehensive State-of-the-Art Cancer Treatment Centre and Research Institute offering a Continuum of Diagnostic, Treatment, and Support Services designated to the needs of Cancer Patients.
  • MBBS From Andhra Medical College with 3 Gold Medals in Biochemistry, Pathology General Surgery.
  • Chosen as one of the shining stars from the last 100 years of Andhra Medical College.
  • Current Chairman of Confederation of Industry (CII), Andhra Pradesh.
  • Chairman of ASHA, till 2018. (Andhra Pradesh Super Specialty Hospitals Association).
  • Chairman of AHPI(Association of Healthcare Providers of India).
  • Member of various committees for the state of Andhra Pradesh’s healthcare, and Reviewer of “National Health Policy”.

Breakthrough Cases & Testimonial


Breakthrough Cases

  1. Craniofacial Resections
  2. Limb salvage Surgeries